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importune
used in The Two Gentlemen of Verona

4 uses
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Definition
beg insistently or urge repeatedly
  • and did request me to importune you to let...
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — The same. A room in ANTONIO'S house (16% in)
importune = beg persistently and urgently
  • Nor need'st thou much importune me to that Whereon this month I have been hammering.
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — The same. A room in ANTONIO'S house (20% in)
  • My herald thoughts in thy pure bosom rest them, While I, their king, that thither them importune, Do curse the grace that with such grace hath blest them, Because myself do want my servants' fortune.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — Milan. An anteroom in the DUKE'S palace (40% in)
  • Say that she be; yet Valentine, thy friend, Survives, to whom, thyself art witness, I am betroth'd; and art thou not asham'd To wrong him with thy importunacy?
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — Milan. The sourt of the DUKE'S palace (78% in)

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